Writing Lessons From My First Year Writing Picture Books

Last January I decided to give picture book writing a real shot. I signed up for SCWBI, technically, I renewed after it lapsed 5 years ago. Naively, I didn’t realize how much work I would have to put in. This time I had the support of the kidlit community on Twitter. Armed with blog posts, … Continue reading Writing Lessons From My First Year Writing Picture Books

The 9th Annual Holiday Contest Entry – No Cookies ?!

I don’t know what it is about Susanna Hill’s Kidlit Writing contests that make me want to rhyme but here we are again. I have so much to learn and practice when it comes to meter but who am I to question how creativity strikes. Check out the other festive entries to The 9th Annual … Continue reading The 9th Annual Holiday Contest Entry – No Cookies ?!